Prof. Ran Nathan

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Short Interest
Movement ecology, spatiotemporal plant population dynamics, ornithology.
Ph. D
Room 102, Dept. of Ecology, Evolution & Behavior, The Alexander Silberman Inst. of Life Sciences, Berman building, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91904

Movement ecology, mechanisms and patterns of organism movements, ecology and evolution of dispersal, spatiotemporal plant population dynamics, seed dispersal by wind, plant-animal interactions with special emphasis on endozoochory and granivory, dispersal biogeography, bird migration, ornithology.


Nir Horvitz, , Nir Sapir, , Ran Nathan, Felix Leichti, , Roni Avissar, , Isaac Mahrer, (2014) The gliding speed of migrating birds: slow and safe or fast and risky? | Ecology Letters 670–679 : 17
Yehezkel Resheff, , Shay Rotics, , Roi Harel, , Orr Spiegel, , Ran Nathan, (2014) AcceleRater: a web application for supervised learning of behavioral modes from acceleration measurements | Movement Ecology 25 : 2
Nir Horvitz, , Ran Nathan, R. Wang, M. Zhu, F.-H. Wan, (2014) A simple modeling approach to elucidate the main transport processes and predict invasive spread: River-mediated invasion of Ageratina adenophora in China | Water Resources Research 9738-9747 : 50
Shay Rotics, , Nir Sapir, , Ran Nathan, Zurell, D., U. Eggers, M. Kaatz,, , M. Wikelski, , F. Jeltsch, (2014) Individual-based modelling of resource competition to predict density-dependent population dynamics: a case study with white storks | Oikos 319-330 : 124
Yotam Orchan, , Yoav Bartan, , Nir Sapir, , Ran Nathan, Toledo, S., O. Kishon, , Y. Vortman, (2014) Lightweight low-cost wildlife tracking tags using integrated transceivers | in Proc. 6th European Embedded Design in Education and Research Conference, Milan, Italy.